John & Jeff & Tamra

Written by John O’Connor

John O’Connor lives in northern Virginia.  He is a graduate of Hampshire College in Amherst, Mass., and currently a student at James Madison University.  He is developing a new graphic novel with artist Dirk Strangely.

Interviews with John:

Comic Related, August 2011: http://comicrelated.com/news/13002/dread-the-dawn.

Comic Monsters, 2010: http://www.comicmonsters.com/features-1166-Black_Dawn_update_with_John_O_Connor.html.

Comic Monsters, 2009: http://www.comicmonsters.com/features-1001-John_OConnor_talks_BLACK_DAWN.html 

Art by Jeff Clemens  

Jeff Clemens is a comic book Artist, Letterer, and Colorist currently residing in Reno, NV. Upon leaving a childhood of drawing in northern California, he spent ten years as a Combat Controller in the elite U.S. Air Force Special Tactics units. He then moved on to pursue a career as an artist at the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic art. Following extensive and in depth training at art school, he worked with writer William Rees on the Graphic Novel “Obsession”. Currently he is working on the exhilarating “Black Dawn” Graphic Novel with writer John O’Connor.  Jeff has also worked on other projects such as the exciting “Vesuvius Johnson”.  Keep your eyes open for more work by Jeff, he has a new project in the works and many more will follow.

See more of Jeff’s work at: http://www.jeffclemens.com/

Color by Tamra Bonvillain

Tamra Bonvillain has been interested in art from an early age. During high school, she attended Davidson Fine Arts in Augusta, Georgia, graduating in the year 2000. Soon afterwards, she began to major in fine arts at Augusta State University. She remained here for a few years, but eventually sought a more illustration focused curriculum. Following a short break from college, she moved to New Jersey to attend The Joe Kubert School, and after completing the three year course, graduated in 2009.

See more of Tamra’s work at http://bonvillain.deviantart.com/